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0120180625

Val McDermid's crime series returns. Losing weight really can be murder.

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations

Val McDermid's crime series, starring Julie Hesmondhalgh and Jane Hazlegrove, returns to Cranby, where it seems losing weight really can be murder!

DCI Alma Blair is found lurking behind the weighing scales at Fat Busters. Determined to be anonymous, she is masquerading as a florist, until someone with murder in mind forces Alma into action.

DS Jason Trotter is called to the scene and it seems there is another member of the team about to make a surprise appearance.

Cast:
DCI Alma Blair - Julie Hesmondhalgh
CSM Jo Black - Jane Hazlegrove
DS Jason Trotter and others - John Hollingworth
Narrator and JP and others - Jonathan Keeble
Assistant CSM Mo - Nitin Kundra
Sue Fulwood, Jean Cranberry and Blanche Rogers - Helen Kay

Created by Val McDermid
Series Four written by Shelley Silas

Sound Engineer and Editor: John Scott
Broadcast Assistant: Lynsey Hulme
Assistant Producer: Jay Harley
Producer: Justine Potter
Executive Producer: Melanie Harris

A Savvy production for BBC Radio 4.

0220180626

Val McDermid's series proves losing weight is deadly. But why?

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations

Val McDermid's crime series proves that losing weight is murderous. But who would want to kill Jean Cranberry and why?

This fourth series is led by lovers DCI Alma Blair and CSM Jo Black, played by Julie Hesmondhalgh and Jane Hazlegrove. Our team sets out to discover what coated the doughnuts that appear to have asphyxiated the victim and question whether Jean's diabetes played a part in her death.

Created by Val McDermid
Series Four written by Shelley Silas

Sound Engineer and Editor: John Scott
Broadcast Assistant: Lynsey Hulme
Assistant Producer: Jay Harley
Producer: Justine Potter
Executive Producer: Melanie Harris

A Savvy production for BBC Radio 4.

0320180627

Jason has an announcement, there is a parasite at large, and where has Jo been?

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations

Val McDermid's crime series proves that losing weight is murderous. The team feel no closer to discovering who would want to kill Jean Cranberry and why, when Jason delivers a shocking announcement. Meanwhile, Alma is about to discover that Jo has not been truthful about where she has been and it looks like there is a parasite at large.

Created by Val McDermid
Series Four written by Shelley Silas

Sound Engineer and Editor: John Scott
Broadcast Assistant: Lynsey Hulme
Assistant Producer: Jay Harley
Producer: Justine Potter
Executive Producer: Melanie Harris

A Savvy production for BBC Radio 4.